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TRAPT Releases Lyric Video For 'Make It Out Alive'

American rockers TRAPT have released the official lyric video for their new song "Make It Out Alive". The track is taken from the band's upcoming album, "Shadow Work", which will be released on July 3 via The Label Group/INgrooves. The first three singles — "Make It Out Alive", "Tell Me How You Really Feel" and ...

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TRAPT To Release 'Shadow Work' Album In June

American rockers TRAPT will release their new album, "Shadow Work", on June 19 via The Label Group/INgrooves. The band will drop two new singles, "Make It Out Alive" and "Tell Me How You Really Feel", on May 15 and a third single, "Far Enough Away", on May 22. The first three singles will be instant-gratification ...

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SONS OF APOLLO Feat. PORTNOY, BUMBLEFOOT, SOTO: 'Alive' Music Video

SONS OF APOLLO — the new progressive metal supergroup featuring former DREAM THEATER bandmates Mike Portnoy and Derek Sherinian, as well as guitarist Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal (ex-GUNS N' ROSES), bassist Billy Sheehan (MR. BIG, THE WINERY DOGS) and vocalist Jeff Scott Soto (W.E.T., TALISMAN) — has released the official music video for the song "Alive". ...

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DROWNING POOL Is Working On 'Monumental' Seventh Studio Album

Texas heavy rockers DROWNING POOL have commenced the songwriting process for the follow-up to their 2016 album "Hellelujah". Guitarist C.J. Pierce told the 97.1 The Eagle radio station in a brand new interview (see video below): "We're working on new songs right now, which is awesome. We're working on tunes for the next record. We ...

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THE END RECORDS Acquired By BMG

BMG has announced it has acquired the recording assets of the New York-based independent label The End Records. The End Records specializes in rock, metal, indie and electronic music. Established in 1998 in Pasadena, California, The End Records has grown under the charge of CEO Andreas Katsambas to represent world-renowned and platinum-selling artists including BETTER ...

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Video Premiere: BULLETBOYS' 'Rollover'

"Rollover", the new video from BULLETBOYS, can be seen below. Taken from the band's latest album, "Elefantè", the song helped drive the album to the Top 10 in the metal radio charts and has been a crowd pleaser during the group's summer 2015 tour. The "Rollover" music video features voluptuous Playboy model Ivy Ferguson and ...

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Long Live - ATREYU

In the six years since their last album, "Congregation of the Damned", metalcore favorites ATREYU took a sabbatical from each other to devote time to family and new projects such as I AM WAR, FAKE FIGURES and HELL OR HIGHWATER. Guitarist Travis Miguel did a stint with TRAPT a couple years ago until all of ...

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TRAPT: Lyric Video For New Song 'Passenger'

The official lyric video for the song "Passenger" from TRAPT can be seen below. The track is taken from the band's forthcoming album, "DNA", tentatively due this fall. TRAPT vocalist Chris Taylor Brown states about the new song: "'Passenger' is an important song to TRAPT and the self-empowerment message it spreads. Always looking to someone ...

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BULLETBOYS To Release 'Elefanté' Album In June

BULLETBOYS are back and ready to tear the house down with first album of original material since 2009, "Elefanté", due on June 9 via Cleopatra/Deadline. According to a press release, "this long-awaited CD shows that the BULLETBOYS are unstoppable with their grinding hard rock. Singer Marq Torien's vocals hit every note with the power that ...

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When the Smoke Clears - HINDER

There's no mystery what you get with Oklahoma mainstream rockers HINDER. They play Average Joe music for Average Joes looking to get ripped, show off their fashionable tattoos and hopefully score on the weekends. A scrap or two is optional. As new vocalist/acoustic guitarist Marshall Dutton sings on "I Need Another Drink" from the band's ...

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TRAPT's 'Reborn' Cracks U.S. Top 50

"Reborn", the new album from California rockers TRAPT, sold around 8,700 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 44 on The Billboard 200 chart. Released on January 22 via Epochal Artist Records/Capital Music Group, the CD was made available in a standard version as well as ...

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TRAPT Joined By ATREYU Guitarist

California rockers TRAPT have announced the addition of ATREYU guitarist Travis Miguel to the group's ranks. Miguel will join the band on the road this week as TRAPT kick off their U.S. tour in support of their new album, "Reborn", which hits stores on Tuesday, January 22 via Epochal Artist Records/Capital Music Group. The CD ...

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Reunited TWISTED METHOD Plays First Show In Almost Eight Years; Video Footage, Photos Available

Reunited Florida-based "nu metal" act TWISTED METHOD played its first show in nearly eight years on October 28 at Dixie Roadhouse in Cape Coral, Florida. Original members Derrick "Tripp" Tribbett (vocals) and Derek DeSantis (bass) were joined by Tony Elchert (EKOTREN) on drums and Virus (DOPE) on guitar. Fan-filmed video footage of the concert can ...

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TRAPT To Release 'Reborn' In November

California rockers TRAPT will release their new album, "Reborn", on November 20 via Epochal Artist Records and distributed via EMI Label Services. The CD will be released in a standard version as well as a deluxe edition which will feature five acoustic songs from "Reborn" as well as the never-before-released fan favorite "Avelyn". "Reborn" was ...

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ALLELE Signs With HYPE MUSIC

Jacksonville, Florida hard rock quintet ALLELE has inked a deal with MTV's Hype Music label. The band recently spent time with Scott Bush of Timeline Studios in Cape Coral, Florida recording five new songs. A press release states: "In today's repetitious rock world, it's refreshing when an artist comes along with a truly engaging and ...

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BANG TANGO: 'I Like It' Video Released

"I Like It", the new video from California rockers BANG TANGO, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's new album, "Pistol Whipped In The Bible Belt", which was released on September 27, 2011 via Seventy-Eight Productions. The band's first new studio CD in five years was produced and mixed by Daniel Salcido ...

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BANG TANGO Interviewed By 'Naked Dave's Music' (Video)

Naked Dave's Music recently conducted an interview with California rockers BANG TANGO. You can now watch the chat in two parts below. BANG TANGO's new album, "Pistol Whipped In The Bible Belt", was released on September 27 via Seventy-Eight Productions. The band's first new studio CD in five years was produced and mixed by Daniel ...

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ALLELE Signs With GOOMBA MUSIC

Jacksonville, Florida hard rock band ALLELE has signed a two-album deal with the Chicago-based Goomba Music. The group's sophomore album, "Next To Parallel", will be released on September 27. The CD was produced by the band and mixed/mastered at Jacksonville's MyPlatinumSound by Paul Lapinski (RED JUMPSUIT APPARATUS, ALICIA KEYS, EVERGREEN TERRACE, PUDDLE OF MUDD, MOLLY ...

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HALESTORM Talks About Decision To Cover GUNS N' ROSES, SKID ROW

Pennsylvania-based band HALESTORM has just released a new EP, "ReAniMate: The CoVeRs eP", via all digital retailers. Physical CD versions of the EP are available exclusively at www.halestormrocks.com and at HALESTORM's live shows. "ReAniMate: The CoVeRs eP" sees HALESTORM putting their unique stamp on a diverse collection of classic songs, including tracks by GUNS N' ...

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